Chapter 1: Finding words, phrases, names and concepts

This chapter will introduce you to the basics of text processing with spaCy. You'll learn about the data structures, how to work with statistical models, and how to use them to predict linguistic features in your text.

1Introduction to spaCy

2Getting Started

3Documents, spans and tokens

4Lexical attributes

5Statistical models

6Model packages

7Loading models

8Predicting linguistic annotations

9Predicting named entities in context

10Rule-based matching

11Using the Matcher

12Writing match patterns